How Much Will We Spend on Super Bowl Snacks?

$1.02B, according to TurboTax

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 28, 2012 2:17 PM CST

(Newser) – It's not nearly as much as we spent on Halloween candy, but it's significant: Americans will spend $1.02 billion on Super Bowl snacks this year, according to a TurboTax infographic obtained by AdWeek. That includes $184.4 million on potato chips, $40 million on pretzels, and $36.3 million on … "puffed cheese." Click through for the whole graphic, which offers all sorts of other fun figures related to the big game.

Lots of potato chips are going to be sold next weekend.
Lots of potato chips are going to be sold next weekend.   (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
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